Christmas Decorating

December 7, 2017

This post will be lots of pictures and not many words. Start with the fireplace and the sparkly trees. The tree with no ornaments – just hydrangeas and lights – because Hazel thinks everything is a toy. Every nativity has a cat, doesn’t it? Quilts hung over the loft railing. This nativity is over 70 […]

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My Christmas Gift

December 5, 2017

No, it’s not a baby goat like so many of you have guessed. I sorta wish it were but I remember those days of bottle feeding and I’m just too old to go thru that again. Plus I could not give it back – it would be mine forever and if I die, who will […]

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Day 2 in the Big Apple

December 4, 2017

Here’s what Connie sent – written in her words. Here we go again – church at St. Patrick’s – always inspirational. The music was great, you would have loved it and in that huge space —- anyway, the church was packed….standing room only, luckily we got a seat at one of the side alters. Next […]

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New York City Trip

December 3, 2017

The picture of Roy at the farmer’s market just posted – ha! Connie and Roy are in New York visiting their son Dan and they had a fun day yesterday being tourists. Here they are on the Brooklyn Bridge. Connie said everybody was using their cell phones taking selfies. She thinks she must have walked […]

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Saturday morning in New York

December 3, 2017
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More Kid Pictures

November 30, 2017

Here’s Reed with a brown dappled baby. And here is a black dappled baby – looks like polka dots! It’s one of the prettiest little goats I’ve ever seen! More babies—– And some outside pictures. And look at this tiny baby. And I had another busy day today meeting my friend Jode’s dog named Zippy, […]

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Kids Visit Kids

November 30, 2017

Reed, Myra and I went to Betsy’s yesterday to visit the baby goats. When we arrived we had just missed the birth of twins which once again made me thankful that we just happened to be in the nursery last Sunday afternoon. When we were there yesterday there were 20 babies in the nursery. Here […]

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Christmas Greenery

November 28, 2017

Reed’s grandma Cheryl called and asked if I wanted my goats to have the branches that they were trimming from their evergreens. If you are past reader you might remember that I collect Christmas trees for my goats to chew on and play with so of course I said “yes”! Here’s the loaded trailer coming […]

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A Day To Remember

November 26, 2017

Reed and I visited Betsy’s farm this afternoon and during our tour we saw a herd of Boer goats, a variety of chickens, ducks, guineas, a pea hen, Holstein calves, cats, fallow deer and a dog named Rowdy. The Boer goats are starting to have babies and we saw a set of twins and a […]

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Happy Thanksgiving

November 23, 2017

What a fun day we’ve been having with Eric, Nikki and Camber! They drove from Greenbush, MN (northwest corner) and met us at a buffet at the casino in North Iowa. The buffet was delicious – we’re still full! Here are pictures I took here at home – Camber is a photo waiting to happen […]

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